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July 9th, 2022 - 6:21 pm § in Politics

Reuters debunks fake Shinzo Abe tweet about Hillary Clinton

Shinzo Abe didn’t write this tweet after he was assassinated. Or while he was still alive, either. Read story here fact-check here. Return to The-Ave.US Home Page[...]

May 4th, 2022 - 10:27 pm § in Politics

The radical right targets LGBQT youth suicide prevention

Conservatives, with Republican Party help, are waging all-out warfare against LGBQT people, including kids. They were already trying to exclude LGBQT kids from school sports, tell them what bathrooms they can use, ban LGBQT books from libraries, and censor teachers. Now, they’re falsely accusi[...]

February 20th, 2022 - 12:37 am § in Politics

B.S. Alert: Ottawa police horse didn’t trample elderly woman

In the 1999 cult film “Fight Club,” a character named Robert Paulson was shot by police (details here). On Jan. 6, 2021, a rumor circulated on Twitter that a woman named Roberta Paulsen had been shot at the U.S. Capitol. While the incident was true (and widely covered by media), the Capi[...]

December 5th, 2021 - 2:33 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

What the heck was he thinking?

Marine Sgt. Travis Glosser insisted to investigators he “never had any intent to harm anyone.” He never considered “selling, giving, or even showing anyone” the 13 lbs. C4 plastic explosive he stole. That’s enough to blow up three “antifa” buses (video below), [...]

November 30th, 2021 - 5:05 pm § in Politics

Pelosi’s $25 million Florida mansion

… is a fake story. Why do Republicans lie so much? Because (1) they’re wrong on the issues, (2) think they’re doing God’s work and that makes lying okay, and (3) have no character and lack the normal inhibitions of people who live in civilized societies. Read the fake story h[...]

November 22nd, 2021 - 1:47 pm § in America, Law and Courts, Politics, Racism

Why the right targets BLM and “critical race theory”

It’s simply about white supremacy. Conservatives like a status quo that puts white people in charge, gives white people preferential treatment, and keeps black people “in their place.” After George Floyd became yet another black man murdered by a white cop, millions of Americans pa[...]

October 13th, 2014 - 2:50 pm § in America

Exploiting Soldiers To Scorn The Working Poor

After reading this tweet (see image below), I decided to just paste it, and let it speak for itself. This tweeter’s message is that fast food workers insult our troops by asking for pay similar to what the troops get.  It would be more logical to argue our troops should get a raise because th[...]